Raipur: “Youth of state will play an important role in building 'Nava Chhattisgarh'. Providing the best education facilities and employment opportunities to the youth is the top priority of Chhattisgarh government. We aim to provide a positive environment to the youth so that their creative energy can be channelized towards the development of the state and the country", said chief minister Bhupesh Baghel while virtually addressing the 'oath-taking' ceremony of the newly appointed office bearers of Chhattisgarh State Youth Commission from his residence office here on Saturday.
Chhattisgarh Youth Commission Chairman Jitendra Mudaliar, members Uttam Vasudev and Ajay Singh took oath of office in this program organized at Pandit Deendayal Upadhyay Auditorium here. Sports and Youth Welfare Minister Umesh Patel presided over the programme. Congratulating the newly appointed Chairman and members, he expressed hope that they would be successful in providing a positive direction to the youth power of the state.
While addressing the programme, chief minister said that it is a pleasant coincidence that today is the birth anniversary of former MLA Uday Mudaliar and on this day his son Jitendra Mudaliar is taking charge of the designation of Chairman of Chhattisgarh State Youth Commission. He added that Late ] Uday Mudaliar was a friendly and lively public representative. His martyrdom is an irreparable loss to all of us. His contribution in the development of Chhattisgarh can never be forgotten.
He said that we have envisioned development of 'Nava Chhattisgarh' with the participation of youth power. It is the responsibility of all of us to nurture young talents and provide them suitable platforms. He expressed hope that our youth with creative talent with scientific approach would make an important contribution in building the future of Chhattisgarh.
Congratulating the Chairman and members of State Youth Commission, Forest Minister Mohammad Akbar said that the newly-appointed officials will live up to the expectation and fulfill the responsibilities they have been entrusted with. They will ensure participation of youth in the progress of Chhattisgarh. Food and Civil Supplies Minister Amarjit Bhagat said that State Government is entrusting the youth of the state with an important responsibility, which is the essence of 'Garhbo Nava Chhattisgarh'. Industries Minister Kawasi Lakhma also congratulated the Chairman and the members. Many public representatives and citizens from Rajnandgaon district were present in the program.